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Guest: Dr. Jeff Smith of the Lindenwood University History Program. Dr. Smith discusses historical memory of the American civil war and its impacts.
Dr. Jeffrey Smith is Senior Professor of History and author of The Rural Cemetery Movement: Places of Paradox in Nineteenth-Century America. He is a cultural historian who writes and speaks about cemeteries and historical deathways, and is a contributor to the Washington Post and the History News Network.
historical memory, United States Civil War, cancel culture, war monuments, slavery, racism, confederacy, the lost cause, reconstruction, rewriting history, segregation, black lives matter, politicized history
Heidenrech, Don and Smith, Jeff, "Historical Memory with guest Dr. Jeff Smith" (2021). Thinking Aloud. 1.
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